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Guidelines for Buying Vinyl Replacement Windows

Posted on Wed, Oct 21, 2015

Thanks to several improvements in manufacturing vinyl replacement windows, these windows are one of the most popular choices among homeowners. For example, today’s vinyl windows offer more energy efficient than aluminum or wood windows. Another advantage is that there’s less maintenance as they don’t peel, swell, shrink or corrode, making them an excellent choice for people living close to water or heavy industrial areas. 

What’s more, they’re cosmetically appealing. If you’re in the market for vinyl windows, you’ll want buy the best windows for your money. Here are some of your options, as well as some basic buying considerations. 

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Tags: Energy Efficient Windows, casement windows, vinyl replacement windows

The Benefits of Casement Windows

Posted on Mon, Aug 31, 2015

When considering replacing the windows in your home, you will quickly realize that there are many options to choose from. However, no one type of window will likely work throughout your entire home. Different rooms and window placements may necessitate you consider multiple window options. One option that you should take the time to consider would be casement windows. Casement windows provide homeowners with many benefits, as they are an energy-efficient, easy to use variety of window that provides great ventilation year round. While we have previously touched upon the benefits of casement windows, here are just a few more of the many reasons you should consider them for your home.




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Tags: Replacement Windows, casement windows

Casement Windows: Why They Help with Function, Style, and Security

Posted on Thu, Aug 13, 2015

Casement windows are an outstanding replacement window investment in your home for a number of reasons, with value being at the center. However, you already know that function, style, and security on a window are more important, even if you have to pay a little more for those features. The good news is that casement windows provide all three above for a reasonable price.

Ultimately, they provide amazing value for your home if you ever want to sell your house someday. In the meantime, you'll appreciate how energy-efficient these windows are, along with their customization options.

The above features of function, style, and security are major strong points of casement windows. If you have no prior experience with them, let's take a look at how they work, plus how much you'll appreciate their function in the hot summer months, as well as all year round.

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